In the CTE Emergency Response Technology (ERT) program, students learn to apply technical knowledge and skills required to perform entry level duties in fire fighting,  emergency medical services, and law enforcement.

    Physical development and self-confidence skills are emphasized due to the nature of the specific occupations. Students will apply their knowledge of math, physics, civics and communication while performing skills in the areas of criminal justice, fire safety, emergency management and pre-hospital care. 

    The ERT program is offered at the following school:
    Pittsburgh Westinghouse High School 

    Certifications offered:
    Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Technician
    First Responder

    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
    Students who are successful in this program of study  have the opportunity to earn FREE college credits.
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